Astronaut, André Kuipershe appeared Dutch The radio show was recently told the host tried to make a phone call International Space station, but it ended unexpectedly In the US emergency number, 911, Card reports
Orbiting a space station to make a call, first dial 9, and then the international line number, 011. In this case, Kuipers punched 0 and launches an alert NASA& Nbsp; Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Classical
"The next day I received an email: Did you call 911?" said during the show, Met Het Oog Op Morgen.
Space calls will be made using a satellite network Earth. In addition to the usual space of work, the line can also be used to talk with family and friends. Basically, the system used is somewhat like a system Skype, so it works more than one Internet connection, rather than traditional methods. They also use astronauts to watch movies and read e-books.
It's not too hurried to approach, however, that some savvy audio delays are suffering, sometimes by Kuipers, "I thought people hung up saying that he did not say anything".
As stated by the motherboard, it is not the only misdial space. Astronaut, Tim Peake Twitter tweeted about a similar incident in 2015.
I would like to ask you to apologize, "Hello, is this planet?" – It's not a call for pranks … just a wrong number!
– Tim Peake (@astro_timpeake) December 24, 2015
However, even the most intelligent among us is not trying to mark a number of interim confusion levels. As Mr. Burns He once said, "I think you need more practice in your phone machine."